Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
England > London
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 475 397 430
Rank change year-on-year -78 +33 -10
Contract jobs citing CCIE 150 182 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.46% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.92% 2.71% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 120 95
London median daily rate £475 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.00% +21.21%
10th Percentile £325 £363 £363
90th Percentile £800 £650 £619
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
London median hourly rate - £49.60 -
England median hourly rate - £32.50 £16.99
% change year-on-year - +91.29% -57.53%

CCIE is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7,807 6,718 7,672
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.12% 17.08% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,032 4,542 5,329
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £275 £300 £263
90th Percentile £675 £638 £640
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 133 103
London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.00% +31.58% +1.60%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.35 £12.02
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.16
England median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -16.67% +9.09% +24.49%

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing CCIE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CCIE in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCIE in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCIE in London over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCIE in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCIE in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the London region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West London -18 21 £425 -2.86% 7
Central London -51 20 £401 -15.68% 10
South London -58 10 £750 +36.36%
East London - 6 - - 2
North London - 2 £331 -
CCIE
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CCIE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 150 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 113 (75.33%) Cisco
3 88 (58.67%) CCNP
4 75 (50.00%) WAN
5 74 (49.33%) Firewall
6 65 (43.33%) LAN
7 59 (39.33%) BGP
8 53 (35.33%) Data Centre
9 52 (34.67%) MPLS
10 50 (33.33%) Finance
10 50 (33.33%) CCNA
11 48 (32.00%) OSPF
12 39 (26.00%) CheckPoint
13 38 (25.33%) Internet
14 37 (24.67%) Juniper
15 36 (24.00%) Wireless
16 34 (22.67%) ITIL
17 32 (21.33%) Network Architecture
18 31 (20.67%) VPN
19 30 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
20 28 (18.67%) F5
21 27 (18.00%) Network Security
22 23 (15.33%) Fortinet
22 23 (15.33%) Degree
22 23 (15.33%) CISSP
22 23 (15.33%) EIGRP
23 22 (14.67%) Migration
24 21 (14.00%) DNS
25 20 (13.33%) WLAN
26 19 (12.67%) Microsoft

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Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.33%) CMS
2 1 (0.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.33%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (10.67%) IaaS
2 16 (10.67%) PaaS
3 12 (8.00%) Office 365
4 8 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (3.33%) SaaS
6 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 75 (50.00%) WAN
2 74 (49.33%) Firewall
3 65 (43.33%) LAN
4 59 (39.33%) BGP
5 52 (34.67%) MPLS
6 48 (32.00%) OSPF
7 38 (25.33%) Internet
8 36 (24.00%) Wireless
9 31 (20.67%) VPN
10 30 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 27 (18.00%) Network Security
12 23 (15.33%) EIGRP
13 21 (14.00%) DNS
14 20 (13.33%) WLAN
15 18 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
16 17 (11.33%) TCP/IP
16 17 (11.33%) VoIP
17 16 (10.67%) Cisco ASA
17 16 (10.67%) SSL
17 16 (10.67%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.33%) MySQL
1 2 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) AppScan
1 1 (0.67%) JIRA
General
1 50 (33.33%) Finance
2 16 (10.67%) Banking
3 9 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.67%) Marketing
6 3 (2.00%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.00%) Retail
7 1 (0.67%) Front Office
7 1 (0.67%) Legal
7 1 (0.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (44.00%) Network Engineer
2 47 (31.33%) Architect
3 27 (18.00%) Security Architect
4 22 (14.67%) Network Architect
5 17 (11.33%) Cisco Engineer
6 13 (8.67%) Security Engineer
6 13 (8.67%) Senior Network Engineer
7 12 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 11 (7.33%) Lead Network Engineer
8 11 (7.33%) Network Security Architect
8 11 (7.33%) Network Security Engineer
9 10 (6.67%) Azure Architect
9 10 (6.67%) Consultant
10 6 (4.00%) Wireless Engineer
11 5 (3.33%) Cisco Architect
11 5 (3.33%) Cloud Architect
11 5 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (3.33%) Lead Architect
11 5 (3.33%) Lead Security Architect
11 5 (3.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.67%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.00%) JSON
3 1 (0.67%) CSS
3 1 (0.67%) Middleware
3 1 (0.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 53 (35.33%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.33%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (2.67%) Internet of Things
5 4 (2.67%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.00%) FMCG
6 3 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.33%) Eurex
7 2 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.67%) e-Health
8 1 (0.67%) Fintech
8 1 (0.67%) Media Streaming
8 1 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.33%) Linux
1 8 (5.33%) Windows
2 7 (4.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (22.67%) ITIL
2 32 (21.33%) Network Architecture
3 22 (14.67%) Migration
4 19 (12.67%) Network Design
5 18 (12.00%) Change Management
6 17 (11.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 16 (10.67%) TOGAF
8 14 (9.33%) Security Architecture
9 13 (8.67%) IT Strategy
9 13 (8.67%) Project Management
9 13 (8.67%) Runbook
10 11 (7.33%) Information Security
11 10 (6.67%) Change Control
12 9 (6.00%) Low Latency
12 9 (6.00%) Network Management
13 8 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (5.33%) Load Balancing
14 7 (4.67%) Analytics
14 7 (4.67%) DevOps
15 6 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.33%) Python
2 4 (2.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 150 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (58.67%) CCNP
3 50 (33.33%) CCNA
4 23 (15.33%) CISSP
4 23 (15.33%) Degree
5 18 (12.00%) CCDP
6 16 (10.67%) Security Cleared
6 16 (10.67%) TOGAF Certification
7 15 (10.00%) MCSE
7 15 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (9.33%) MCP
9 12 (8.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 12 (8.00%) SC Cleared
10 11 (7.33%) CISA
10 11 (7.33%) CISM
11 7 (4.67%) CCSA
12 6 (4.00%) CCIE Data Center
12 6 (4.00%) CCSP
12 6 (4.00%) Master's Degree
13 5 (3.33%) CCIE Wireless
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.67%) GDPR
2 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.00%) Firmware
1 3 (2.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.67%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.00%) Cisco CME
1 3 (2.00%) OpenView
1 3 (2.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.33%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.67%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.67%) Cisco LMS
3 1 (0.67%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.67%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.67%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.67%) Nessus
3 1 (0.67%) Nmap
3 1 (0.67%) RSA enVision
3 1 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.67%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 113 (75.33%) Cisco
2 39 (26.00%) CheckPoint
3 37 (24.67%) Juniper
4 28 (18.67%) F5
5 23 (15.33%) Fortinet
6 19 (12.67%) Microsoft
7 13 (8.67%) Palo Alto
8 11 (7.33%) McAfee
9 9 (6.00%) Arista
10 8 (5.33%) Dell
10 8 (5.33%) SolarWinds
10 8 (5.33%) Splunk
10 8 (5.33%) VMware
11 6 (4.00%) EMC
11 6 (4.00%) NetApp
11 6 (4.00%) Riverbed
12 5 (3.33%) ArcSight
12 5 (3.33%) Blue Coat
12 5 (3.33%) HP
13 4 (2.67%) FireEye